How can I make reading easier for me? and less time consuming?

I'm currently a speech pathology undergraduate program, and I've been assigned to read big chunks of pages. I can read novels and other entertaining books, but when I try to read loads of information I forget it all and get puzzled. I know people say " you should skim" or "take notes while... show more I'm currently a speech pathology undergraduate program, and I've been assigned to read big chunks of pages. I can read novels and other entertaining books, but when I try to read loads of information I forget it all and get puzzled. I know people say " you should skim" or "take notes while you read", but I work at a slow pace when doing those things. How can I learn important information, without reading the whole thing and spending a lot of time. Please let me know.
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